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Ecuador Trip

Birding the Chocó-Andes Region: Western and Eastern Slopes of Ecuador with Holbrook Travel

VAAS is very excited to offer a trip to Ecuador in November 2018! Beginning the Monday after Thanksgiving, a 10-day birding-filled adventure awaits us. A professional guide will lead us through this delightful country with mainly unspoiled and beautiful nature. Per square mile, Ecuador has the highest biodiversity in the world, including 1,600 species of birds, many rare and endemic. Please join us or, if you know of any adventurous souls who would be interested, please forward!  

To register and for more information, please go to

We need to register a maximum of 12 participants by May. If not, the trip will be offered to other birding groups, so please make your registration as soon as possible!

A deposit of $200 is required and is refundable until July 1. The cost with 7–9 participants (based on double occupancy) is $3,175 per person. With 10 participants, the price drops to $2,825 per person. With the maximum of 12 participants, the price drops to $2,685 per person.  

For more information, contact Brenda Bossman, VAAS president, at 941-270-2961.

Download a brochure for more information.

If you are interested, please email Brenda Bossman at or 941-270-2961. In your email be sure to include your email address and phone number so she can contact you.

Earlier Event: November 23
Stump Pass Beach State Park